Definition of "llama" []

  • A domesticated South American ruminant mammal (Lama glama) related to the camel, raised for its soft, fleecy wool and used as a beast of burden. (noun)
  • Any of various other mammals of the genus Lama, such as the alpaca and guanaca. (noun)
  • A domesticated South American cud-chewing mammal, Lama glama (or L. peruana), that is used as a beast of burden and is valued for its hair, flesh, and hide: family Camelidae (camels) (noun)

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  • The cloth made from the wool of this animal (noun)
  • Any other animal of the genus Lama (noun) (c) HarperCollins Publishers Ltd 2016

Use "llama" in a sentence
  • "January 13, 2008 at 2:21 am here’s a llama, dare’s a llama, an anodder liddle llama, fuzzy llama, funny llama, llama, llama___________"
  • "The llama is not in the picture because it was licking my hand not holding the camera."
  • "(link) One of the things I like about "drama llama" is that it is not gendered."